WAITRESS Articles

FEATURED ARTICLES ABOUT WAITRESS

The Pie Shop is Opening Earlier! WAITRESS Announces New Schedule Beginning in SeptemberThe Pie Shop is Opening Earlier! WAITRESS Announces New Schedule Beginning in September
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

The producers of Broadway's delicious hit musical, WAITRESS, announced today that beginning Tuesday September 5, the smash musical will play on a new schedule at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47th Street) with earlier week night curtain times and a Sunday evening performance. (more...)
Desi Oakley to Bake Pies on the Road in WAITRESS National Tour; Cast Complete!Desi Oakley to Bake Pies on the Road in WAITRESS National Tour; Cast Complete!
by BWW News Desk - August 9, 2017

Full casting has been announced for the upcoming National Touring Production of WAITRESS, the new Broadway musical from Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles inspired by Adrienne Shelley's 2007 motion picture. (more...)
Filling Their Shoes: Betsy Wolfe Explains the Art of the Broadway ReplacementFilling Their Shoes: Betsy Wolfe Explains the Art of the Broadway Replacement
by Danielle Ashley - July 27, 2017

Betsy Wolfe was last seen on Broadway in the critically acclaimed revival of Falsettos playing Cordelia. Wolfe told BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge how she made the role her of Jenna own and why it's so important to do so. (more...)
VIDEO: Cast of WAITRESS is Willing to Bake For It in #Ham4All ChallengeVIDEO: Cast of WAITRESS is Willing to Bake For It in #Ham4All Challenge
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2017

Following the lead of many other Broadway musicals such as Come From Away, Dear Evan Hansen, and Great Comet, the cast of Waitress is willing to bake for it as they take on the #Ham4All challenge from the cast of Groundhog Day! (more...)
Social: Backstage at WAITRESS with Caitlin HoulahanSocial: Backstage at WAITRESS with Caitlin Houlahan
by BWW News Desk - July 23, 2017

Caitlin Houlahan, currently starring as WAITRESS's charmingly neurotic New Dawn Rising, took us behind the scenes with her yesterday on Instagram, see all her great posts below! And be sure to catch her Instagram story before it disappears! (more...)
Social: WAITRESS's Caitlin Houlahan Takes Over BroadwayWorld's Instagram TodaySocial: WAITRESS's Caitlin Houlahan Takes Over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Today
by BWW News Desk - July 22, 2017

Caitlin Houlahan, currently starring as WAITRESS's charmingly neurotic New Dawn Rising, takes us behind the scenes with her today on Instagram! (more...)
BWW Exclusive: Bake WAITRESS' Mermaid Marshmallow Pie with Help from Sugar, Butter, Flour Cookbook!BWW Exclusive: Bake WAITRESS' Mermaid Marshmallow Pie with Help from Sugar, Butter, Flour Cookbook!
by BWW News Desk - July 20, 2017

Fans of Waitress the musical can now bake the delicious pies that the show's leading character Jenna Hunterson makes for Joe's Diner with the publication of Sugar, Butter, Flour: The Waitress Pie Cookbook, Recipes from the Files of Jenna Hunterson (Pam Krauss Books, a division of Penguin Random House ), now available to order here. (more...)
BWW Exclusive: Bake WAITRESS' Betrayed By My Eggs Pie with Help from Sugar, Butter, Flour Cookbook!BWW Exclusive: Bake WAITRESS' Betrayed By My Eggs Pie with Help from Sugar, Butter, Flour Cookbook!
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2017

Fans of Waitress the musical can now bake the delicious pies that the show's leading character Jenna Hunterson makes for Joe's Diner with the publication of Sugar, Butter, Flour: The Waitress Pie Cookbook, Recipes from the Files of Jenna Hunterson (Pam Krauss Books, a division of Penguin Random House ), now available to order here. (more...)
VIDEO: Sugar, Butter, 500! WAITRESS Celebrates 500 Sweet PerformancesVIDEO: Sugar, Butter, 500! WAITRESS Celebrates 500 Sweet Performances
by BWW News Desk - July 6, 2017

Sugar, butter, 500! The cast of Waitress celebrated 500 performances during last night's curtain call, complete with balloons. Company members who have been a part of all 500 performances were also recognized, including Dakin Matthews, Eric Anderson, Chris Fitzgerald, Molly Hager, Jeremy Morse, and Max Kumangai. (more...)
Photo Coverage: Pie Perfection- WAITRESS Cast Tastes Sweet Treats from 'Sugar, Butter, Flour: The Waitress Pie Cookbook'Photo Coverage: Pie Perfection- WAITRESS Cast Tastes Sweet Treats from 'Sugar, Butter, Flour: The Waitress Pie Cookbook'
by Walter McBride - June 28, 2017

Just yesterday, the stars of Broadway's hit musical Waitress, Betsy Wolfe, Drew Gehling and Joe Tippett, put their taste buds to the test. The trio tasted pies to celebrate the publication of the Waitress-inspired cookbook Sugar, Butter, Flour: The Waitress Pie Cookbook, Recipes from the Files of Jenna Hunterson. (more...)
Photo Coverage: WAITRESS Gang Is Opening Up Joe's Pie Diner at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre!Photo Coverage: WAITRESS Gang Is Opening Up Joe's Pie Diner at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre!
by Walter McBride - June 14, 2017

Broadway star Betsy Wolfe joined the cast of Waitress just last night, June 13 in the lead role of expert pie-maker Jenna Hunterson. Wolfe is joined by Joe Tippett, who also steps into the role of Earl tonight. Drew Gehling will reprise the role he originated when he returns to the cast of Waitress on June 27, 2017 as Dr. Pomatter. Chris Diamantopoulos will play his final performance as Dr. Pomatter on June 25. The Brooks Atkinson Theatre just got a fresh look and Wolfe (along with producer Barry Weissler and her costars Caitlin Houlahan and Charity Angel Dawson)  helped unveil the makeover below! (more...)
Everything Changes! Betsy Wolfe Joins WAITRESS Tonight!Everything Changes! Betsy Wolfe Joins WAITRESS Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2017

Broadway star Betsy Wolfe will join the cast of Waitress tonight, June 13 in the lead role of expert pie-maker Jenna Hunterson. Wolfe will be joined by Joe Tippett, who also steps into the role of Earl. (more...)
Save Up to $60 to See Betsy Wolfe in WAITRESS on BroadwaySave Up to $60 to See Betsy Wolfe in WAITRESS on Broadway
by Contests - Broadway - June 12, 2017

WAITRESS, featuring original songs by Grammy® nominee Sara Bareilles ('Brave,' 'Love Song'), tells the story of Jenna, an expert pie maker who dreams of a way out of her small town. A baking contest and the town's new doctor may offer her a fresh start, but Jenna must summon the strength to rebuild her own life. Don't miss this uplifting celebration of friendship, motherhood, and the magic of a well-made pie. (more...)
Joe Tippett to Play 'Earl' in WAITRESS Starting Next WeekJoe Tippett to Play 'Earl' in WAITRESS Starting Next Week
by BWW News Desk - June 9, 2017

The producers of the smash hit Broadway musical have announced that Joe Tippett will step into the role of Earl in Waitress on June 13, opposite Betsy Wolfe as Jenna. Will Swenson will play his final performance as Earl on June 11, 2017. (more...)
VIDEO: Natalie Weiss and Brad Greer Duet on 'You Matter To Me' from WAITRESSVIDEO: Natalie Weiss and Brad Greer Duet on 'You Matter To Me' from WAITRESS
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Below, watch Natalie Weiss and Brad Greer duet on 'You Matter To Me' from WAITRESS! (more...)
VIDEO: Will Swenson Shakes Off His Bad Guy Image with WAITRESS FansVIDEO: Will Swenson Shakes Off His Bad Guy Image with WAITRESS Fans
by Stage Tube - May 25, 2017

Tony Award nominee Will Swenson is playing the 'bad guy,' Earl, in Waitress every night at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, and he's determined to prove to fans that he is not as mean and scary as the character he plays. Watch below as he wins over the stage door crowd with what else, but pie! (more...)
Bake Jenna's Recipes with an Excerpt from WAITRESS' Sugar, Butter, Flour!Bake Jenna's Recipes with an Excerpt from WAITRESS' Sugar, Butter, Flour!
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

Fans of Waitress the musical can now bake the delicious pies that the show's leading character Jenna Hunterson makes for Joe's Diner with the publication of Sugar, Butter, Flour: The Waitress Pie Cookbook, Recipes from the Files of Jenna Hunterson (Pam Krauss Books, a division of Penguin Random House). (more...)
The Doctor is In (Again)! Drew Gehling Will Return to WAITRESS This SummerThe Doctor is In (Again)! Drew Gehling Will Return to WAITRESS This Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2017

The producers of the smash hit Broadway musical have announced that Drew Gehling will reprise the role he originated when he returns to the cast of Waitress on June 27, 2017 as Dr. Pomatter, opposite Betsy Wolfe as Jenna Hunterson. Chris Diamantopoulos will play his final performance as Dr. Pomatter on June 25. (more...)
VIDEO: Sara Bareilles & Cast of WAITRESS Give Surprise Pop-Up Performance on GMAVIDEO: Sara Bareilles & Cast of WAITRESS Give Surprise Pop-Up Performance on GMA
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

On this morning's GOOD MORNING AMERICA @SaraBareilles and the @WaitressMusical crowd surprised the GMA team and crowd with a pop-up performance of the upbeat number 'Opening Up.'  (more...)
WAITRESS Brews 'Its for Adrienne Cream Ale' for a Good CauseWAITRESS Brews 'Its for Adrienne Cream Ale' for a Good Cause
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

The smash hit Broadway musical, Waitress is the latest Broadway show to create a craft beer for charity and partner with The Broadway Brews Project. A portion of the proceeds benefits The Adrienne Shelly Foundation, a NY-based charity that supports women in film. (more...)
VIDEO: Incoming WAITRESS Star Betsy Wolfe Dishes on Jenna & More!VIDEO: Incoming WAITRESS Star Betsy Wolfe Dishes on Jenna & More!
by Stage Tube - April 26, 2017

Incoming WAITRESS star, Betsy Wolfe, is getting ready to step into Jenna's shoes on the set of her photoshoot. Betsy discusses what she thinks of her character Jenna, and why she's excited to join the cast of Waitress. Betsy replaces Sara Bareilles, the show's composer, lyricist, and current Jenna, on June 13. Check out the video below! (more...)
Photo Coverage: WAITRESS Celebrates One Year of Sugar, Butter, Flour and Pie!Photo Coverage: WAITRESS Celebrates One Year of Sugar, Butter, Flour and Pie!
by Jessica Fallon Gordon - April 26, 2017

Earlier today, the smash musical Waitress celebrates its first anniversary on Broadway with a gravity-defying four-tiered topsy-turvy celebration of all things pie! The four-foot tall custom-made confection was created by the show's pie consultant Stacy Donnelly.  BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the birthday celebration below! (more...)
WAITRESS Auctions Off Prop and Meet and Greet with Sara Bareilles for Astonishing Sum for BC/EFAWAITRESS Auctions Off Prop and Meet and Greet with Sara Bareilles for Astonishing Sum for BC/EFA
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2017

Oh what baking can do. Sugar, butter, flour, and an apron added up to a huge donation to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids at WAITRESS recently. Following curtain call, the company held a live auction of a signed apron used in the show by star Sara Bareilles. (more...)
Photo Flash: She's Opened Up! First Look at Sara Bareilles in WAITRESSPhoto Flash: She's Opened Up! First Look at Sara Bareilles in WAITRESS
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2017

Waitress continues on a winning streak at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre, once again breaking the weekly gross sales record by bringing in $1,381,419.90 for the 8-performance week ending on Easter Sunday (April 16, 2017). The previous record, $1,331,954.30, was set with the nine (9) performance week ending January 1, 2017. (more...)
Everything Changes! Betsy Wolfe to Star as Jenna in WAITRESS Following Sara BareillesEverything Changes! Betsy Wolfe to Star as Jenna in WAITRESS Following Sara Bareilles
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2017

The producers of the smash hit Waitress have announced that Broadway star Betsy Wolfe will join the cast on June 13 in the lead role of expert pie-maker Jenna Hunterson. As previously announced, Sara Bareilles will play her final performance as Jenna on June 11. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 7  next »